Shock bowel

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Diagnosis almost certain

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CT of a child demonstrates arterial enhancement of thickened small bowel with abdominal swelling due to accumulation of both intraluminal, and to a lesser degree, intraperitoneal fluid. Features are consistent with shock bowel. 

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